Bercow rejects Commons debate on child tax credit changes
Tuesday 21st Mar 2017
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
SNP leader warns May not to stand in her way
Monday 20th Mar 2017
NEITHER London nor Brussels was the rallying cry for one section of SNP supporters at the weekend.
Gerry Fisher told the Star that not all SNP members and supporters agree that Scotland should remain in the bloc despite the party leadership using Brexit as a the pretext to call a...
THIS paper has a proud history of advocating the national and democratic rights of the Scottish and Welsh people.
In a multinational state, a degree of national autonomy is vital for any people wishing to express their own distinctive culture and identity. As nations, Scotland and...
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
SNP deputy leader Angus Robertson accused the Tories yesterday of being “scared” to allow Scots the opportunity to reject Brexit by agreeing to another independence referendum.
There is “no doubt” that there would be another vote on the matter, he insisted.
Saturday 18th Mar 2017
NICOLA STURGEON confirmed yesterday that she will ask to hold a second independence referendum in Scotland, accusing the Tories of ignoring Scots’ opinions on leaving the EU.
The SNP leader said the vote will enable Scots to opt to remain in the European Union (EU) or leave with...
Tuesday 14th Mar 2017
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
LABOUR has accused the SNP of double standards after reports that blacklisting employers has been given spots on an apprenticeship advisory board.
Speaking in a Holyrood debate marking Apprenticeship Week on Thursday, MSP Richard Leonard said that while the Scottish government claimed...
Saturday 4th Mar 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Fresh independence vote ‘would distract from real problems’
Monday 27th Feb 2017
IT IS fitting that Jeremy Corbyn’s fiery response to critics who say he should pack it in after last week’s reversal in Copeland came at the Scottish Labour conference yesterday.
For no part of the country better illustrates than Scotland how bankrupt New Labour’s...
SCOTTISH Labour slammed the SNP yesterday for awarding contracts to companies that blacklist workers and pay them less than minimum wage.
Economy spokeswoman Jackie Baillie attacked the party for giving public-sector contracts to umbrella companies — firms which act as middlemen...
Saturday 25th Feb 2017